A report by the International Organisation for Migration in conjunction with the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) have revealed that at least 1,385,298 persons have been displaced by the activities of terrorist group, Boko Haram in the North east.
The Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, on Sunday, July 5, dismissed the claims of his predecessor, Alhaji Ramalan Yero, that he left N8 billion in cash for him. A former deputy governor to Yero, Ambassador Nuhu Bajoga, who was at a function the previous week, said his boss actually
Not many were aware that popular comedian, Julius Agwu had been sick and recently had a successful brain surgery in America. In an interview with Yes International magazine, the comedian opened up on his weight loss and brain surgery a few months ago.
The Lagos State Chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, Tajudeen Agbede, has appealed to the state government to review the embargo placed on motorcycle (Okada) riders on some roads in the metropolis. He said, the state branch has done everything within its capacity to create public awareness,
Police in Delta state have arrested at least two members of a local vigilante group in Oleh, a town in Isoko South local government area of the state for alleged cultism. According to sources, the vigilante members were among other cult groups arrested, when the police clamped down on cultists
Nollywood actress, Ayo Adesanya, is one of the more recognised names in the industry. The actress and estranged wife of Goriola Hassan recently marked 20 years in the movie industry by sharing some cute photos of herself on Instagram.
About twelve shops were reportedly destroyed last Wednesday, in a fire outbreak at the popular Oshodi market in Lagos following a terrible power surge. An eye witness at the scene, Bolanle Oseni, spoke to newsmen, explaining how the incident affected the electricity connections in the neighborhood.
Tragedy struck yesterday on Inisa street, Otun Ekiti in Moba local government area of Ekiti state, southwest-Nigeria, when an aged man, whose identity could not be ascertained at the time of filling this report, drowned in a canal. The incident which was the aftermath of a three-hour heavy downpour which
[Vanguard] Nsukka -When a situation gets out of hand, different measures could be devised to bring such situation under control. And nothing could be spared and no one overlooked in ensuring that positive solutions are found.
[This Day] Taraba FC and Kwara United couldn't produce any goals in front of a half-full Aper Aku Stadium in Makurdi. It is a result that has extended the Jalingo-based side's no win match run to 13 games this season.
[This Day] The United States Consul-General in Nigeria, Jeffrey Hawkins, has been part of Nigeria's critical moments since he arrived in the country in 2012. That tenure of office has now ended. In this exclusive interview with THISDAY, he shares with Adeola Akinremi his experience living in the country, which
President Muhammadu Buhari may be forced to take action against the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) led administration in Ekiti, Rivers and other states of the federation where APC members are being oppressed, following calls by the party chairmen in 36 states.